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Cabinet Reshuffle Could Destabilize Baghdad

Mar 23, 2016 | 19:22 GMT
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi (C) is planning to reshuffle his Cabinet, and will release the names of his selected candidates on March 27.
(AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is planning to reshuffle his Cabinet, but doing so could upset the country's carefully balanced government. Since early February, when the prime minister announced his intention to replace nine members of the Cabinet with professionals, technocrats and academics, the government has faced mounting pressure from...

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